F Midulla

Summary

Affiliation: University of Rome La Sapienza
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Bordetella pertussis in infants hospitalized for acute respiratory symptoms remains a concern
    Ambra Nicolai
    Department of Paediatrics, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    BMC Infect Dis 13:526. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Rhinovirus bronchiolitis and recurrent wheezing: 1-year follow-up
    F Midulla
    Dept of Paediatrics, Sapienza University Rome, Viale Regina Elena 324, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Eur Respir J 39:396-402. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Respiratory syncytial virus, human bocavirus and rhinovirus bronchiolitis in infants
    F Midulla
    Department of Pediatrics, Sapienza University of Rome, Viale Regina Elena 324, 00165 Rome, Italy
    Arch Dis Child 95:35-41. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Cellular and noncellular components of bronchoalveolar lavage fluid in HIV-1-infected children with radiological evidence of interstitial lung damage
    F Midulla
    Department of Pediatrics II, Institute of Pediatrics, University of Rome La Sapienza, Viale Regina Elena 324, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Pulmonol 31:205-13. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Cytokines in the nasal washes of children with respiratory syncytial virus bronchiolitis
    F Midulla
    Department of Pediatric Emergency, University of Rome La Sapienza, Viale Regine Elena 324, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 19:231-5. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Foreign body aspiration in children
    Fabio Midulla
    Department of Pediatric Emergency, University La Sapienza of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Int 47:663-8. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Microaspiration in infants with laryngomalacia
    Fabio Midulla
    Servizio Speciale Fibrosi Cistica, Istituto di Clinica Pediatrica, Universita di Roma La Sapienza, Italy
    Laryngoscope 114:1592-6. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Flexible endoscopy of paediatric airways
    F Midulla
    Istituto di Clinica Pediatrica, Servizio Speciale Fibrosi Cistica, Universita di Roma La Sapienza, Roma, Italy
    Eur Respir J 22:698-708. 2003
  9. doi request reprint Virological and clinical characterization of respiratory infections in children attending an emergency department during the first autumn-winter circulation of pandemic A (H1N1) 2009 influenza virus
    A Pierangeli
    Virology Laboratory, Department of Molecular Medicine Department of Paediatrics, Sapienza University, Rome, Italy
    Clin Microbiol Infect 18:366-73. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Non-acid gastro-oesophageal reflux in children with suspected pulmonary aspiration
    O Borrelli
    Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 42:115-21. 2010

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Publications19

  1. doi request reprint Bordetella pertussis in infants hospitalized for acute respiratory symptoms remains a concern
    Ambra Nicolai
    Department of Paediatrics, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    BMC Infect Dis 13:526. 2013
    ..Preliminary results suggest that pertussis infection might be considered in infants during a seasonal respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) outbreak...
  2. doi request reprint Rhinovirus bronchiolitis and recurrent wheezing: 1-year follow-up
    F Midulla
    Dept of Paediatrics, Sapienza University Rome, Viale Regina Elena 324, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Eur Respir J 39:396-402. 2012
    ..In conclusion, the virus most likely to be associated with recurrent wheezing at 12 months after initial bronchiolitis is RV, a viral agent that could predict infants prone to the development of recurrent wheezing...
  3. doi request reprint Respiratory syncytial virus, human bocavirus and rhinovirus bronchiolitis in infants
    F Midulla
    Department of Pediatrics, Sapienza University of Rome, Viale Regina Elena 324, 00165 Rome, Italy
    Arch Dis Child 95:35-41. 2010
    ..To investigate the prevalence of 14 viruses in infants with bronchiolitis and to study demographic and clinical differences in those with respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), human bocavirus (hBoV) and rhinovirus (RV) infection...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cellular and noncellular components of bronchoalveolar lavage fluid in HIV-1-infected children with radiological evidence of interstitial lung damage
    F Midulla
    Department of Pediatrics II, Institute of Pediatrics, University of Rome La Sapienza, Viale Regina Elena 324, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Pulmonol 31:205-13. 2001
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  5. ncbi request reprint Cytokines in the nasal washes of children with respiratory syncytial virus bronchiolitis
    F Midulla
    Department of Pediatric Emergency, University of Rome La Sapienza, Viale Regine Elena 324, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 19:231-5. 2006
    ..IFN activity was not detected in any samples from RS virus-infected children. RS virus infection stimulates IL-10 expression but not IL-12 and IFN, possibly contributing to an ineffective cell-mediated immune response...
  6. ncbi request reprint Foreign body aspiration in children
    Fabio Midulla
    Department of Pediatric Emergency, University La Sapienza of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Int 47:663-8. 2005
    ..The aim was to investigate the role of physical and radiological findings before bronchoscopy in the diagnosis of foreign body aspiration (FBA)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Microaspiration in infants with laryngomalacia
    Fabio Midulla
    Servizio Speciale Fibrosi Cistica, Istituto di Clinica Pediatrica, Universita di Roma La Sapienza, Italy
    Laryngoscope 114:1592-6. 2004
    ..In this study, we evaluated whether infants with laryngomalacia have episodes of microaspiration by calculating the amount of lipids present in the alveolar macrophages...
  8. ncbi request reprint Flexible endoscopy of paediatric airways
    F Midulla
    Istituto di Clinica Pediatrica, Servizio Speciale Fibrosi Cistica, Universita di Roma La Sapienza, Roma, Italy
    Eur Respir J 22:698-708. 2003
    ..Advances in instrumentation, and also improved anaesthetic techniques, allow fibreoptic bronchoscopy to be safely performed in even very small, sick infants, provided proper precautions are taken...
  9. doi request reprint Virological and clinical characterization of respiratory infections in children attending an emergency department during the first autumn-winter circulation of pandemic A (H1N1) 2009 influenza virus
    A Pierangeli
    Virology Laboratory, Department of Molecular Medicine Department of Paediatrics, Sapienza University, Rome, Italy
    Clin Microbiol Infect 18:366-73. 2012
    ..Given the fact that clinical and epidemiological criteria are not sufficient to identify viral respiratory infections, a timely virological diagnosis could allow different infections to be managed separately...
  10. doi request reprint Non-acid gastro-oesophageal reflux in children with suspected pulmonary aspiration
    O Borrelli
    Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 42:115-21. 2010
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  11. doi request reprint Outcomes after tongue-lip adhesion or mandibular distraction osteogenesis in infants with Pierre Robin sequence and severe airway obstruction
    P Papoff
    Pediatric Emergency and Intensive Care, Sapienza University of Rome, Umberto I Policlinico, Rome, Italy Electronic address
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 42:1418-23. 2013
    ..Although MDO lengthens the time to discharge, this option stabilizes airway patency of infants with PRS more efficiently and achieves full oral feeding more rapidly than TLA. ..
  12. ncbi request reprint Spondylodiscitis after bilateral sequential lung transplantation in a patient with cystic fibrosis
    S Quattrucci
    Cystic Fibrosis Center, Department of Pediatrics, University of Rome La Sapienza, Viale Regina Elena 324, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Transpl Infect Dis 6:41-5. 2004
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first reported case of spondylodiscitis after lung transplantation...
  13. ncbi request reprint 3-min step test and treadmill exercise for evaluating exercise-induced asthma
    G Tancredi
    Paediatric Department, Cystic Fibrosis Centre, University of Rome La Sapienza, Viale Regina Elena, 324 00161 Rome, Italy
    Eur Respir J 23:569-74. 2004
    ..Baseline lung function and habitual physical activity have no influence on the amount or duration of exercise-induced asthma...
  14. ncbi request reprint Surfactant therapy for acute respiratory distress in children
    C Moretti
    Department of Paediatrics, Paediatric Emergency and Intensive Care, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Acta Biomed 84:18-21. 2013
    ..This article examines the pathophysiology of acute lung injury and surfactant use for treatment of acute respiratory failure in infants and children...
  15. ncbi request reprint Sevoflurane inhalation for severe bronchial obstruction in infants with bronchiolitis
    P Papoff
    Pediatric Emergency and Intensive Care, Department of Pediatrics, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 25:493-7. 2012
    ..We suggest that sevoflurane inhalation may be a therapeutic option in the treatment of young infants with severe bronchiolitis who respond poorly to conventional therapy...
  16. ncbi request reprint An infant with diaphragmatic eventration and respiratory distress
    A M Zicari
    Department of Pediatrics, Sapienza University of Rome, Roma, Italy
    J Biol Regul Homeost Agents 24:481-4. 2010
    ..Our experience suggests that in infants with congenital diaphragmatic eventration who present with respiratory distress gastro-oesophageal reflux should be suspected, and PPI therapy should be started before planning surgery...
  17. ncbi request reprint Detection and typing by molecular techniques of respiratory viruses in children hospitalized for acute respiratory infection in Rome, Italy
    Alessandra Pierangeli
    Department of Experimental Medicine, Virology Section, La Sapienza University, Rome, Italy
    J Med Virol 79:463-8. 2007
    ..In conclusion, the use of a comprehensive number of PCR-based tests is recommended to define the burden of viral pathogens in patients with respiratory tract infection...
  18. ncbi request reprint Upregulation of interferon-induced genes in infants with virus-associated acute bronchiolitis
    Carolina Scagnolari
    Department of Experimental Medicine, Virology Section, Sapienza University of Rome, 00185 Rome, Italy
    Exp Biol Med (Maywood) 232:1355-9. 2007
    ..This suggests that the IFN response plays an important role in determining virus-associated respiratory disease in early life...
  19. ncbi request reprint Bronchial adenoma: an unusual cause of recurrent pneumonia in childhood
    Francesco Morini
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 76:2085-7. 2003
    ..Bronchial adenomas should not be removed endoscopically; patients must undergo open thoracotomy for surgical excision...